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Over the top home management systems are not cost effective but they are cool!

“This system is completely comprehensive and controls the front-door camera, cable TV, the Kaleidescape video-distribution system, Internet radio, satellite radio, lighting, temperature, the shades and security,” says

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Conserve Energy: Does a lower HP pool pump save you money?

This entry is part 6 of 6 in the series Pools

Single speed pool pumps are very limited in reducing your energy bill. Changing the size of your pool pump increases risk to your entire pool operation. Variable speed pumps allow you to customize your pool pump to your pool’s needs.

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Can my home be depressurized? What does that mean? Why?

This entry is part 3 of 5 in the series Why is it so expensive?

If more air is entering a home than is leaving it has positive pressure or it is pressurized. If more air is leaving the home than is entering the home it has a negative pressure. The same can be said for

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